Vikings didn’t wear horned helmets. The girls got hitched as young as 12 and had to mind the household, while their husbands sailed off on adventures. Viking children helped their parents to look after their homes and farms. But they also had time to play.
Author Marg Gibbs, illustrator Andrew Gibbs and 4 grandchildren, ( Shia, Jesse, Eli and Audrey) have contributed to the making of this feisty collection. Six themes – family, friends, fighting, animals, heart and at sea.
Marg Gibbs writes poems and stories for children. Her themes include communication, friendship, nature, family and courage. She has contributed to magazines, anthologies and the local Hinterland Times in Mapleton. Marg’s love of verse began with Dylan Thomas, Under Milkwood and extended into her long teaching career in secondary education.